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Public Safety

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Public Safety Department 101 Presentation

Public Safety Department

LMHA law enforcement agency patch

Offices located at 201 Belmont Ave, Toledo, Ohio


John McGuire, Director of Public Safety
A recently retired Police Chief - Develop standard operating procedures, selection and hiring, staff development and working toward creating and accreditation for LMHA Police Department.

Jim Gross, Field Operations Safety Coordinator

Manages operations in the field, supervises and trains mobile and static patrol officers, responds to calls for service and staff and resident concerns.

Kathy Healy, Safety, Access & Communications Coordinator
Maintains controlled access system for resident properties, communicate with staff and residents regarding safety issues and access concerns, dispatches security personnel to calls for service.

Six Mobile Patrol Officers perform Community Oriented Licensed Patrols - Directed Patrols, Safety Sweeps, Security Checks & Special Attentions - work in coordination with Lucas County Sheriff Deputies & Toledo Police Officers, including LMH static building security officers (currently a private company.)


What We Do

PATROL SECTION - Provide basic patrol for all LMH facilities, attend and provide security for all special LMH and community functions, respond to any and all emergency situations involving LMH properties, residents and employees, monitor CCTV cameras.  

STATIC SECTION - Community Policing, Crime Suppression and Resident interaction.   

ADMINISTRATIVE SECTION - Complaint investigations, Special Attentions, Property/Logistics/Vehicles, Safety Training, Records Management/Information flow, Communications statistics, Access Security and Special Projects  

FUN FACT: VP Public Safety, Field Operations Coordinator and Safety Access & Communications Supervisor have over 95 years experience in law enforcement.

Our Purpose

LMHA Safety and Security is a growing department based in Toledo Ohio that offers its employees competitive pay, excellent benefits and opportunities for growth.

The goal of LMHA Safety and Security is to become a fully accredited law enforcement agency within Lucas County.

The primary purposes of LMHA Safety and Security department is to build trust, communication and relationships with its residents while providing a visible, uniformed security presence for matters pertaining to preserving and protecting life and property on LMHA premises.